Table 6-A
Share of global value added for selected industries, by region/country/economy: Selected years, 1995–2010
(Percent distribution)
 
Industry and region/country/economy 1995   1999   2002   2005   2008   2010
 
Agriculture                      
Global value added (current $billions) 1,108.1   1,034.4   1,043.6   1,385.3   2,052.6   2,359.0
All countries 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0
United States 8.2   9.0   9.0   9.2   7.8   6.5
EU 22.0   19.5   17.7   16.4   14.1   10.7
Japan 9.3   7.9   6.5   5.0   3.4   3.3
China 13.1   17.3   19.2   19.8   23.6   26.3
Asia-8 18.8   18.7   17.9   18.7   19.0   21.2
ROW 28.6   27.6   29.7   30.9   32.1   32.0
Construction                      
Global value added (current $billions) 1,641.6   1,627.8   1,680.3   2,352.2   3,174.0   3,100.1
All countries 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0
United States 17.9   26.3   29.4   26.0   19.6   16.3
EU 29.7   27.7   28.1   31.2   32.3   27.2
Japan 26.5   20.6   16.1   12.3   9.1   10.1
China 3.1   4.4   5.0   5.6   8.7   13.8
Asia-8 7.4   5.7   5.9   7.1   7.8   9.6
ROW 15.4   15.3   15.5   17.8   22.5   23.0
Mining                      
Global value added (current $billions) 494.1   481.7   657.0   1,388.9   2,497.9   2,358.4
All countries 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0
United States 15.5   17.0   16.7   13.8   12.7   11.9
EU 14.6   12.4   10.6   7.7   6.5   5.0
Japan 1.8   1.2   0.7   0.3   0.1   0.1
China 4.4   6.0   6.1   7.8   11.2   14.5
Asia-8 7.4   7.3   7.1   6.1   5.7   7.4
ROW 56.3   56.1   58.8   64.3   63.8   61.1
Utilities                      
Global value added (current $billions) 713.7   687.1   694.2   922.3   1,268.6   1,298.6
All countries 100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0   100.0
United States 24.6   25.1   26.1   22.3   20.7   21.2
EU 26.7   24.9   23.7   26.9   28.9   24.6
Japan 25.6   23.8   21.1   17.0   10.9   13.4
China 2.8   4.8   6.6   8.6   12.9   15.8
Asia-8 5.2   5.6   6.3   6.0   4.7   5.3
ROW 15.1   15.8   16.2   19.2   21.9   19.7
 

EU = European Union; ROW = rest of world

NOTES: Value added is amount contributed by country, firm, or other entity to value of good or service and excludes purchases of domestic and imported materials and inputs. Asia-8 includes India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, and Thailand. China includes Hong Kong. EU excludes Cyprus, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, and Slovenia. Percents may not add to 100% because of rounding.

SOURCE: IHS Global Insight, World Industry Service database (2011).

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